Cathi Fuhrman

Library Department Supervisor, Hempfield School District, PA

Dr. Cathi Fuhrman is the Library Department Supervisor for the Hempfield School District, Landisville, PA. She has been the Library Supervisor for the past 18 years and previously spent 5 years as a middle school librarian. Dr. Fuhrman has spent all her 23 years in education with Hempfield.

She received her Bachelor of Science in Education, majoring in Library Science from Millersville University, her Master of Library Science from Drexel University and her Doctor of Education in Educational Leadership from the University of Delaware. Dr. Fuhrman is currently the Vice President of the Pennsylvania School Librarian’s Association and previously served on the board of directors. She was an adjunct for Mansfield University, School Library and Information Technologies Program and has served on several dissertation committees at Immaculata University.

Dr. Fuhrman received the ISTE Media Specialist Technology Award in 2010, the PSLA Outstanding Individual School Library Award in 2010 and the Outstanding School Library District Program Award in 2017. Currently Dr. Fuhrman serves as Vice-President of the Pennsylvania School Librarians Association. She is proud to have been a member of the first Lilead Fellows Program in 2015/16.